Zillions of Games file for River Chess
Object: Get one of your pieces to the other side of the board.
The king is non-royal and can be captured. Apart from this, standard chess rules apply.
In variant 2 you win if the piece that crossed the river cannot be taken in the next move.
This game was originally posted in Zillions of Games at,
The ZRF file and its accompanying graphics are bundled together in a .zip file. These will work with Zillions of Games, a Windows program that will let you play any puzzle or strategy board game you can feed it the rules and graphics for.
Instructions on downloading this Zillions file:
- Download the .zip file
- Using a program such as PeaZip or 7-Zip, extract the contents of the .zip file to your Zillions of Games folder
- Be sure to keep the folder structure intact when you extract the files.
River Chess is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Two dimensional, Orthodox chess set but with different winning conditions.
By Karl Scherer.